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Brew a Witch for Less Than $5 POOF!

7 Materials
$2
30 Minutes
Easy

I live in South Florida… so finding a home with a chimney is not very common. So when I purchased my fixer upper.. I was extremely excited when I had a new toy to play with.

My head was on overload with all the mantel decor running thru my brain and the “witch Legs” coming down the chimney was a must do.

I’ve seen the decor in stores for about $12. So, I was on a mission to make this for under $5. I spent
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
Take some scrap paper and crumble it up , shape it to look like the letter "L" or in my case what looks like a chicken's neck.. LOL
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
Grab some painters tape and bond it together so it doesn't lose the shape.
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
Crumble a small amount to make a heal and tape it together.
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
Take card-stock and roll it, and tape it. (A paper towel roll would work just fine )
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
Now place the "foot" and roll in the sock
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
Use electrical tape to mold the foot. this will make it look like a boot. "BOOM"
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
Grab some cardboard (I used the cardboard that same with the socks) and staple the legs to it. This is where you will staple the skirt.
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
Grab some mesh, fold/overlap and stable making it look like a skirt.
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
Staple it to the cardboard and......
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
POOF!
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
I added a bow. Bows are in this fall ... LOLOLOL .
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
brew a witch for less than 5 poof
She completes my OH SOOOO "scary" mantel.

Suggested materials:

  • Mesh  (I had it... but you can find it at the Dollar Tree)
  • Painters Tape  (I had it... but you can find it at the Dollar Tree)
  • Socks  (Dollar Tree)
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